Weatherization Housing Auditor/Quality Control Inspector

West Central MN Communities Action
Organization Summary

West Central Minnesota Communities Action changes people’s lives, embodies the spirit of hope, improves communities, and makes America a better place to live. We care about the entire community, and we are dedicated to helping people help themselves and each other.

Posting Date
Closing Date
Location in MN
West Central
Job type

$24.50 - $29.00 per hour


Monday-Friday; 8 hour shifts

Primary Duties

1. Contact eligible households from a priority system to schedule audits.

2. Complete energy audits which includes furnace and water heater inspections and testing utilizing Federal and state specifications National Energy Auditing Tool and Mobile Home Energy Auditing in the Weatherization Assistant Program.

3. Utilize dwelling strategy that prioritizes work based on costs, emergency/safety concerns and potential funding.

4. Determine proposed measures which will be beneficial to household and structure including projected material and labor costs.

5. Educate clients about energy conservation, safety and home maintenance.

6. Analyze contractor bids, award bids and follow progress once bid is awarded.

7. Serve as the interface between clients and contractors relative to problems and issues.

8. Knowledge of Minnesota Housing Finance Agency Rehab program and ability to complete inspections implementing their forms so as to make appropriate referrals.

9. Assist Lead Housing Auditor in determining annual pricing for weatherization measures.

10. Prepare job books for contractors assigning prices for each WX measure.

11. Follow individual job progress through to final inspection necessary for payment.

12. Monitor and inspect contractor performance.

13. Maintain all mandatory forms and documentation in files.

14. Attend all sessions required to retain proficiency in performance and/or to obtain/retain necessary certifications.

15. Keep immediate supervisor informed of all problems, unusual or extraordinary matters of significance coming to his/her attention, so that prompt corrective action can be taken as needed.

16. Perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned by supervisor




  • Minimum of three (3) years’ experience of Basic Home construction and/or Energy Auditing/Heat Theory or related experience
  • Knowledge of current products, skills and techniques used in housing technology
  • Knowledge of electrical, plumbing, wells, and septic systems
  • Proof of valid driver’s license and current/adequate vehicle insurance coverage


  • Knowledge of Weatherization and Conservation Programs strongly recommended
  • Professional experience working for or collaborating with a CAP agency
  • Demonstrated understanding of diverse backgrounds and cultures
  • Quality Control Inspector Certification
  • Post-Secondary training in specialized courses related to Housing/Energy
  • Knowledge of electrical, plumbing, wells, and septic systems to Knowledge of HVAC, electrical, and plumbing systems
How to Apply

Go to our website: Select the Careers tab located on the top right corner of your screen. If you have any questions, please contact Danie St. John at 218-685-7057.

An agency application MUST be received in order to be considered for the position


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